Have you joined us for our “Tombs by Twilight” tour? Our next tour of St. Louis Cemetery No. 1 at dusk with be on January 23, 2016 – we hope you’ll join us!
Save Our Cemeteries has partnered with the New Orleans Catholic Cemeteries to provide a unique tour of St. Louis Cemetery No. 1 at dusk. This exclusive evening cemetery tour departs from Richard Fiske’s Martini Bar at the Chateau LeMoyne Hotel. After a guided tour of the cemetery, guests return for complimentary drinks, appetizers and post tour socializing.
Founded in 1789 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, St. Louis Cemetery No. 1 is located just steps outside of the French Quarter at the corner of St. Louis & Basin Streets. It is a maze of wall vaults, family tombs, and society tombs that artistically showcase the unique burial customs & traditions of New Orleans.
Our January tour will begin at 4:30pm. Tour is only available to persons 21 years of age and older. Ticket price is $45.00 per person, and advance reservations are required.
Make your reservation online easily by heading to the following page: www.saveourcemeteries.org/exclusive-tombs-by-twilight-tour/